Sunday, July 13, 2008

The Most Energy Efficient Countries

Forbes has ranked the planet's top 10 most efficient countries, as measured in BTUs per U.S. dollar of GDP. The pool was the 75 largest nations; not surprisingly, many of the top 10 import most of their energy, making efficiency measures all the more urgent and practical. Here are the top 10 - read the full article and country profiles at Forbes.
1. Japan
2. Denmark
3. Switzerland
4. Hong Kong
5. Ireland
6. U.K.
7. Israel
8. Italy
9. Germany
10. Austria

2 comments:

Dan_SHRT said...

Wow.

Thanks very much for this. I missed it earlier.

Sure counters any discussion that we here in North Amercica are doing enough to combat global warming.

Maria Surma Manka said...

Most definitely - we have a looooong way to go.